Multicultural Playwright Program

As part of the Department's ongoing response to the COVID-19 pandemic, it has been necessary to cancel the Multicultural Playwright Program for 2020 to help ensure the safety and wellbeing of students, staff, families and audiences.

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This highly engaging performance program is suitable for EAL/D and refugee students attending a NSW Public School from Years 7-12. Watch the following clip to find out more information about the program!

Teacher Workshop:

For information on the Teacher Professional Learning workshop that complements the student program, please click the link.

Key Workshop Information:

Location: Various locations across NSW
Cost: $90.00 per student 
Run Time: Three day program; 9:00am - 2:30pm each day
Attendees: EAL/D and refugee students in Years 7-12 attending a NSW Public School. 

Student Workshop Dates and Venues


For more information about these workshops please contact:
Catherine Gilholme, Arts Initiatives and Events Officer Ph: (02) 8512 1190 or via email
Arts Initiatives Support Officer Ph: (02) 8512 1170 or via email

2016 Multicultural Playwright Program - Bankstown Arts Centre